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The Resource Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints ; drawing of [Fanny Van de Grifts Osbourne]

Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints ; drawing of [Fanny Van de Grifts Osbourne]

Label
Across America on an emigrant train
Title
Across America on an emigrant train
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints ; drawing of [Fanny Van de Grifts Osbourne]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Jim
Dewey number
  • 828/.803
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5495
LC item number
.M79 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Van de Grift Osbourne, Fanny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • United States
  • Railroad travel
  • Authors, Scottish
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Railroads
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints ; drawing of [Fanny Van de Grifts Osbourne]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[139]-144) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p. ill.
Isbn
9780395633908
Lccn
92038650 /AC
System control number
(Sirsi) ADX-8759
Label
Across America on an emigrant train, by Jim Murphy ; illustrated with photographs and prints ; drawing of [Fanny Van de Grifts Osbourne]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[139]-144) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p. ill.
Isbn
9780395633908
Lccn
92038650 /AC
System control number
(Sirsi) ADX-8759

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